Short & Evening Courses

Pinellas Technical College provides a variety of short courses that facilitate individuals, groups and institutions in meeting their near-term career, educational, and personal goals. Click "About Us" to learn more.


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Students will learn and practice several diagnostic and automotive maintenance and repair skills.


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Business and Information Technology Summer Camp includes experiences in Basic Computer Skills, Accounting and Finance, Web Development, Network Support, .Net Programming, Computer Systems and Information Technology, and Cybersecurity.


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Students will learn basic programming from the use of "G" & "M" codes to writing short programs for both CNC lathe and CNC Mills.


May 8, 2024 to July 3, 2024, PTC Clearwater, BLDG 7, RM 051
Course provides students the skills required to effectively provide CPR, AED, and First Aid in emergency situations.


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From Savory to sweet, students attending this Culinary Summer Camp will learn how to bake, stir fry, and grill culinary delights of all kinds.


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Using Coaching Systems LLC curriculum ® this course provides defensive driving instruction for van drivers who are transporting passengers and/or cargo (also known as Coaching the Van Driver? ).


Thursday, June 20, 2024, PTC St. Petersburg Campus
Thursday, July 18, 2024, PTC St. Petersburg Campus
This 32 hour course provides advanced maneuvering and navigational experience for FAA 107-Certified UAS Operators.


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The sky's the limit for opportunities in the drone industry. Become an FAA Certified Drone Pilot with this FAA Drone Certification Test Prep course. Students will train for Remote Pilot Certification- Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS).


May 21, 2024 to July 11, 2024, PTC St. Petersburg Campus
Whether you are a budding professional or experienced supervisor, this course will provide you with the skills you need to be more confident and competent in your role as a leader.


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Electronic Systems Integration & Automation Summer Camp, the innovative summer camp experience where participants will explore the world of wearable technology by creating their own LED sunglasses.


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In this program, learners will focus on safe and effective operation of a Dozier, while applying correct operational techniques recommended by industry experts. Learners will practice in the virtual environment and should repeat exercises until mastered. Corresponding materials are presented along with each exercise, including quizzes and tests. Throughout the material, learners can build on knowledge and skills from previous lessons and exercises.


January 9, 2024 to July 11, 2024, PTC St. Petersburg Campus
This high-tech, equipment-specific course utilizes hybrid training for students to learn the essential skills needed to safely and effectively operate a medium-sized tracked Caterpiller® Hydraulic Excavator. Students go from zero-to ready with a combination of hands-on training in Caterpillar® Simulators and self-paced online curriculum.


January 9, 2024 to July 11, 2024, PTC St. Petersburg Campus
This high-tech, equipment-specific course utilizes hybrid training for students to learn the essential skills needed to safely and effectively operate a Caterpiller® Motor Grader. Students go from zero-to ready with a combination of hands-on training in Caterpillar® Simulators and self-paced online curriculum.


February 23, 2024 to July 11, 2024, PTC St. Petersburg Campus
This high-tech, equipment-specific course utilizes hybrid training for students to learn the essential skills needed to safely and effectively operate a Caterpiller® Small Wheel Loader. Students go from zero-to ready with a combination of hands-on training in Caterpiller® Simulators and self-paced online curriculum.


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IV Therapy for Licensed Practical Nurses is a 30 hour class that provides the completer to administer IV therapy to patients.


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Nursing Summer Camp, students will learn allied health skills during interactive labs including Vital Signs, Inserting Foley Catheters, Measuring Intake and Output, Using Assistive Devices, Bed Making, Care of the Infant, Wound Care, Sterile Technique, and Medical Administration.


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No matter where you are in your business or professional development journey, this course will give you the tools you need to be successful on multiple social media platforms.


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DCF approved course used to obtain the Staff or Director Credential Renewal. This course prepares students to renew the requirements for the state administrator credential coursework. Students must successfully complete the 45 hours of distance (online) learning course work in order to be eligible for the Staff or Director Credential Renewal.


May 20, 2024 to June 21, 2024, PTC St. Petersburg Campus, BLDG 1, RM 009